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Blogger Jennifer James has visited mothers and babies all over the world.

Today for World Breastfeeding Week, she explains how in the early months and years of a child’s life, breastfeeding can truly be lifesaving!

See how.

When I visit low- and middle-income countries like Ethiopia, Zambia, the Philippines, and Tanzania, I am always heartened by the number of mothers I see breastfeeding their babies. Breastfeeding for so many of these mothers is the best and most affordable way for them to nourish their babies.